The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 638 783 872
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +89
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 265 177 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.17% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 231 149 75
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
OWASP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80691 89646 92930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.82% 87.12% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68232 74135 75625
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 91 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South East +83 82 £53,250 -11.25% 4
North West +32 25 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Yorkshire +49 22 £42,500 +30.76% 3
East of England +44 19 £75,000 +57.89% 1
East Midlands +12 12 £46,250 -40.32% 1
South West +23 9 £60,000 +12.67% 3
West Midlands -8 6 £47,500 +46.15% 3
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 277 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (35.11%) SQL
3 179 (32.90%) Linux
4 176 (32.35%) .NET
5 161 (29.60%) Information Security
6 159 (29.23%) Windows
7 155 (28.49%) Java
8 145 (26.65%) Penetration Testing
9 140 (25.74%) Microsoft
10 138 (25.37%) Firewall
11 135 (24.82%) Python
12 132 (24.26%) Scrum
13 126 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (22.61%) Unix
15 120 (22.06%) Bash Shell
16 117 (21.51%) Oracle
16 117 (21.51%) Ruby
17 114 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 109 (20.04%) CISSP
18 109 (20.04%) DevOps
19 106 (19.49%) Security Testing
20 100 (18.38%) WebLogic
21 92 (16.91%) C#
22 91 (16.73%) Git (software)
23 87 (15.99%) HTML
24 85 (15.63%) WebSphere
25 83 (15.26%) ITIL
26 82 (15.07%) CISM
26 82 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
27 81 (14.89%) Finance

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 100 (18.38%) WebLogic
2 85 (15.63%) WebSphere
3 77 (14.15%) JBoss
3 77 (14.15%) OpenStack
4 76 (13.97%) CloudStack
5 53 (9.74%) Apache
6 30 (5.51%) SharePoint
7 28 (5.15%) Tomcat
8 22 (4.04%) WebSphere Application Server
9 21 (3.86%) nginx
10 14 (2.57%) MS Exchange
11 13 (2.39%) CMS
11 13 (2.39%) IIS
12 11 (2.02%) Umbraco
13 7 (1.29%) Drupal
13 7 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (1.10%) Confluence
15 4 (0.74%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.55%) Apache Spark
16 3 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.74%) MS Office
3 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (7.35%) SaaS
3 35 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (3.86%) IaaS
4 21 (3.86%) PaaS
5 17 (3.13%) Office 365
6 10 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.55%) Datadog
7 3 (0.55%) GitHub
8 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.18%) Force.com
9 1 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (25.37%) Firewall
2 46 (8.46%) HTTP
3 38 (6.99%) Internet
4 33 (6.07%) TCP/IP
5 32 (5.88%) Network Security
6 30 (5.51%) DNS
7 28 (5.15%) LAN
8 27 (4.96%) Wireless
9 13 (2.39%) SSL
10 12 (2.21%) WAN
11 4 (0.74%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.55%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.37%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (0.37%) SMTP
14 1 (0.18%) FTP
14 1 (0.18%) Intranet
14 1 (0.18%) MPLS
14 1 (0.18%) VLAN
14 1 (0.18%) VPN
14 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.72%) MySQL
3 26 (4.78%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.39%) Redis
7 11 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.55%) GIS
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.55%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.37%) OLAP
13 2 (0.37%) OLTP
13 2 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 91 (16.73%) Git (software)
2 73 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.46%) Subversion
4 45 (8.27%) Burp Suite
4 45 (8.27%) Selenium
5 37 (6.80%) JIRA
6 32 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 32 (5.88%) JMeter
6 32 (5.88%) Metasploit
7 30 (5.51%) TeamCity
8 22 (4.04%) Mercurial
9 18 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (3.13%) Gerrit
10 17 (3.13%) Visual Studio
11 16 (2.94%) Hudson
12 14 (2.57%) WebDriver
13 12 (2.21%) Appium
14 11 (2.02%) SoapUI
14 11 (2.02%) WATIR
15 10 (1.84%) Paros
General
1 81 (14.89%) Finance
2 44 (8.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.76%) Retail
4 14 (2.57%) Legal
5 11 (2.02%) Banking
5 11 (2.02%) Marketing
6 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.92%) Electronics
7 5 (0.92%) Games
7 5 (0.92%) Law
7 5 (0.92%) Publishing
8 4 (0.74%) Back Office
8 4 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
8 4 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (19.12%) Architect
2 90 (16.54%) Tester
3 83 (15.26%) Developer
4 77 (14.15%) Analyst
5 76 (13.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 70 (12.87%) Penetration Tester
7 54 (9.93%) Security Analyst
8 52 (9.56%) Security Architect
9 37 (6.80%) Security Manager
10 32 (5.88%) .NET Developer
11 31 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (5.51%) Security Specialist
13 28 (5.15%) Information Analyst
13 28 (5.15%) Information Security Analyst
13 28 (5.15%) Security Tester
14 27 (4.96%) Information Manager
14 27 (4.96%) Information Security Manager
15 26 (4.78%) Consultant
16 25 (4.60%) Security Consultant
16 25 (4.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (32.35%) .NET
2 87 (15.99%) HTML
3 70 (12.87%) ASP.NET
3 70 (12.87%) CSS
4 65 (11.95%) HTML5
5 56 (10.29%) LAMP
6 48 (8.82%) Web Services
7 45 (8.27%) jQuery
8 42 (7.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (7.54%) AngularJS
9 41 (7.54%) J2EE
10 39 (7.17%) REST
11 36 (6.62%) CSS3
11 36 (6.62%) XML
12 29 (5.33%) RESTful
13 26 (4.78%) JSON
14 25 (4.60%) Ajax
14 25 (4.60%) SOAP
15 24 (4.41%) .NET Framework
15 24 (4.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 65 (11.95%) Mobile App
2 33 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (4.23%) Clustering
7 14 (2.57%) iPad
8 12 (2.21%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (2.21%) Fintech
9 11 (2.02%) BYOD
10 8 (1.47%) Cybercrime
11 7 (1.29%) Cyberthreat
12 6 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (1.10%) Mathematics
12 6 (1.10%) Tandem
13 5 (0.92%) PKI
13 5 (0.92%) Social Network
14 3 (0.55%) CESG
14 3 (0.55%) Mobile Games
14 3 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 179 (32.90%) Linux
2 159 (29.23%) Windows
3 123 (22.61%) Unix
4 28 (5.15%) Android
5 27 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (4.78%) Apple iOS
6 26 (4.78%) Solaris
7 24 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
8 16 (2.94%) Kali Linux
9 11 (2.02%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.84%) CentOS
11 3 (0.55%) Debian
11 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.37%) AIX
12 2 (0.37%) KNOPPIX
13 1 (0.18%) HPUX
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (29.60%) Information Security
3 145 (26.65%) Penetration Testing
4 132 (24.26%) Scrum
5 126 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (20.04%) DevOps
7 106 (19.49%) Security Testing
8 83 (15.26%) ITIL
9 81 (14.89%) Configuration Management
10 77 (14.15%) SDLC
11 76 (13.97%) DSDM
11 76 (13.97%) RUP
12 72 (13.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 71 (13.05%) MVC
14 58 (10.66%) Waterfall
15 57 (10.48%) Risk Management
16 56 (10.29%) TDD
17 54 (9.93%) Cybersecurity
18 47 (8.64%) Secure Coding
19 45 (8.27%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 191 (35.11%) SQL
2 155 (28.49%) Java
3 135 (24.82%) Python
4 120 (22.06%) Bash Shell
5 117 (21.51%) Ruby
6 92 (16.91%) C#
7 80 (14.71%) Shell Script
8 75 (13.79%) JavaScript
9 56 (10.29%) PHP
10 49 (9.01%) C
11 48 (8.82%) C++
12 46 (8.46%) Perl
13 35 (6.43%) PowerShell
14 27 (4.96%) Objective-C
15 19 (3.49%) Apple Swift
16 17 (3.13%) T-SQL
17 11 (2.02%) VB
18 7 (1.29%) Scala
19 6 (1.10%) Groovy
20 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (20.04%) CISSP
2 82 (15.07%) CISM
3 77 (14.15%) CEH
4 65 (11.95%) Degree
5 53 (9.74%) CREST Certified
6 48 (8.82%) OSCP
7 45 (8.27%) Security Cleared
8 41 (7.54%) GIAC
8 41 (7.54%) SANS
9 27 (4.96%) CISA
10 26 (4.78%) DV Cleared
11 21 (3.86%) GPEN
12 18 (3.31%) ISEB
13 15 (2.76%) ISTQB
14 10 (1.84%) CRISC
14 10 (1.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (1.84%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.65%) CompTIA Security+
15 9 (1.65%) Security+ Certification
16 7 (1.29%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (20.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (13.42%) PCI DSS
3 45 (8.27%) QA
4 24 (4.41%) COBIT
5 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.18%) RMADS
6 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 76 (13.97%) vSphere
1 76 (13.97%) Xen
1 76 (13.97%) XenServer
2 32 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.74%) Varnish
6 3 (0.55%) Docker
7 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 82 (15.07%) Opscode Chef
2 79 (14.52%) Puppet
3 76 (13.97%) Cobbler
3 76 (13.97%) Tivoli
4 69 (12.68%) Nessus
5 58 (10.66%) Nmap
6 33 (6.07%) OpenVAS
7 29 (5.33%) Ansible
8 28 (5.15%) HP Fortify
9 27 (4.96%) Terraform
10 22 (4.04%) Salt
11 8 (1.47%) AirWatch
12 7 (1.29%) WebInspect
13 6 (1.10%) RSA Archer
14 5 (0.92%) Nagios
15 2 (0.37%) Core Impact
16 1 (0.18%) cPanel
16 1 (0.18%) FTK
16 1 (0.18%) logstash
16 1 (0.18%) StatsD
Vendors
1 140 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 117 (21.51%) Oracle
3 76 (13.97%) EnterpriseDB
4 42 (7.72%) Qualys
5 30 (5.51%) Juniper
6 27 (4.96%) Cisco
6 27 (4.96%) Red Hat
7 25 (4.60%) Coverity
8 24 (4.41%) Sun
9 22 (4.04%) Fortinet
9 22 (4.04%) Nokia
10 17 (3.13%) SAP
11 14 (2.57%) HP
12 13 (2.39%) CA
13 8 (1.47%) Forcepoint
13 8 (1.47%) IBM
13 8 (1.47%) Sourcefire
13 8 (1.47%) Symantec
13 8 (1.47%) Varonis
14 6 (1.10%) New Relic
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 75,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Optimum IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Irlam (Relocating to Salford Quays from April...
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham
EMBS
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago